Midway follows the lives of US Navy sailors and aviators during the Second World War. They persevered through various major events, including the tragedy of Pearl Harbour, the Battle of Midway and Doolittle’s Raid. Here is everything you need to know about the movie as it comes out in cinemas.
Midway is released in cinemas on November 8, following releases in some other countries.
On October 24 the movie had its world premiere at a special screening in Munich, before it was released across some European and Asian countries.
The film will then continues to be released throughout the end of November in countries across the world, before its final release in Australia on November 28.
Midway release date, cast, plot, trailer - all you need to know (Image: Lionsgate)
What is the plot of Midway?
According to Lionsgate, the studio behind Midway, the synopsis reads: “Midway centres on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theatre during WWII.
“The film, based on the real-life events of this heroic feat, tells the story of the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude and bravery to overcome the odds.”
The movie will also explain how these aviators and sailors have coped throughout the Second World War, meaning there may be raids and other battles featured in the film.
Nick Jonas in Midway (Image: Lionsgate)